Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science

  • Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science serves 532 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science operates within the Charleston 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 532 students
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Asian Students (2010-2013)
Hispanic
20%
8%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
62%
35%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Black Students (2010-2015)
White
15%
52%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science White Students (2010-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.42
Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Diversity Score (2010-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

  • Charleston 01 School District's student population of 46,721 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,857 is higher than the state average of $11,514. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,392 is higher than the state average of $11,294. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Charleston 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
6
Number of Students Managed 46,721 3,454
Charleston 01 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $707 MM $40 MM
Charleston 01 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $687 MM $39 MM
Charleston 01 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,857 $11,514
Charleston 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $15,392 $11,294
Charleston 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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